The Records in this collection primarily reflect the activities of the SFLC during the
1960s and early 1970s. A number of individual items and files, two of the record series, and
most of the long newspaper runs document earlier history of the SFLC and it's affiliates.
The San Francisco Labor Council was organized in 1892 and received its charter from
the American Federation of Labor in May of 1893. In 1958 it merged with the San Francisco
Congress of Industrial Organizations' Industrial Union Council, some 3 years after the national
Copyright has not been assigned to the Labor Archives & Research Center. All requests for
permission to publish or quote from materials must be submitted in writing
to the Director of the Archives. Permission for publication is given on behalf
of the Labor Archives & Research Center as the owner of the physical items and is not intended
to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be
obtained by the reader.
Collection is open for research.